Homecoming & Family Weekend September 27-28 2013


To find specific events and locations view the Campus Map.

Friday, September 27th

Spirit Day

Wear your green and gold and show your campus pride!

Campus Tours

There is a one hour presentation followed by a two hour campus tour.

Location: Student & Business Services, 1st Floor (C6) Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost: Free

Founders Hall
Clubs Centennial Spirit Fair

Enjoy a Clubs Carnival with games and prizes, performance by the Marching Lumberjacks, a free photo booth, face painting and more.

Location: UC Quad (C3) Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Cost: Free

Registration and Info

Location: UC Quad (C3) Time: noon - 3 p.m.

Throwback Homecoming Parade

Come watch the Homecoming parade as it leaves campus and tours around the Arcata Plaza. View the Parade Route(pdf).

Location: Corner of B & 17th Streets Time: 4:15 p.m. Cost: Free

Early Homecoming Parade
Homecoming Barbecue & Pep Rally

After the parade come to the BBQ & Pep Rally for free food and music.

Location: Lot G11 (B6) Time: 5:30 p.m. Cost: Free

Athletics Hall of Fame Dinner

Social hour will be at 6 p.m., followed by the dinner at 7 p.m. To register for this event contact Athletics at (707) 826-3666 by September 24th.

Location: Kate Buchanan Room (UC; C3) Time: 6 p.m. Cost: $35

Homecoming Dance

Location: Goodwin Forum (Nelson Hall East; C3) Time: 9 p.m. Cost: $3

Sno Ball formal dance

Saturday, September 28th

Check-in and Info

Location: HSU Bookstore (D3) Time: 9:00 a.m. - 2 p.m. Cost: Free

Location: Tailgate Party, Lot G11 (B6) Time: 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. Cost: Free

Arcata Farmers Market

Location: Arcata Plaza Time: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Cost: Free

Kayak Paddle Tour

Kayak tours of Humboldt Bay are approximately 2 hours/session. Call (707) 443-4222 to sign up.

Location: Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center in Eureka Time: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., and 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Cost: $40/per person

Golden Grad Brunch

Honoring the Class of 1963. Register

Location: Windows Cafe next to the Bookstore (UC; D3). Time: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Cost: $20/per person

yearbook photos
Y.E.S. Anniversary Open House

Help celebrate 45 years of Youth Education Services.

Location: Y.E.S., Hagopian House 91 (B3) Time: 1 - 4 p.m. Cost: Free

MultiCultural Center Block Party

Join the MultiCultural Center for its 20th anniversary block party from 1-4 p.m. in the MCC parking lot off Laurel Drive.

Location: MultiCultural Center Parking Lot (B4) Time: 1 - 4 p.m. Cost: Free

Tailgate Party

Tailgate Party – appearances by Lucky Logger and the Marching Lumberjacks, and free kids activities.

Location: Lot G11 (B6) Time: 3 – 6 p.m Cost: Free tailgate; Separate cost for food

Homecoming Football Game vs. Dixie State and Centennial Fireworks Show

Cheer on the Jacks and stick around after the football game for the fireworks!

Location: Redwood Bowl (E4) Time: 6 p.m. Cost: $10 admission; HSU Students Free w/ID

Humboldt State's 1st football team
Pianist Douglas Humpherys

Location: Van Duzer Theatre (C4) Time: 8 p.m. Cost: $10; $5 senior/child/HSU student w/ID